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Adjunctive effects of a sub-antimicrobial dose of doxycycline on clinical parameters and potential biomarkers of periodontal tissue catabolism
(MDPI Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2019)
Objectives: The aim of the present randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-arm study was to examine the effectiveness of a sub-antimicrobial dose of doxycycline (SDD) in combination with nonsurgical periodontal ...
Brucelosis en Chile: Descripción de una serie de 13 casos
(Sociedad Chilena de Infectología, 2017)
Introduction: Brucellosis is a zoonosis caused by Brucella spp. It may be acquired by consuming unpasteurized dairy products. Brucellosis has a low incidence in Chile, thus, we have a scarce data. Aim: To report and to ...
Antimicrobial susceptibility of strains of Propionibacterium acnes isolated from inflammatory acne
In the last decade, a significant increase in the antimicrobial resistance of clinical specimens of Propionibacterium acnes to first line antibiotics used for acne treatment, has been informed in Europe and in the USA. No ...
Role of matrix metalloproteinases 2 and 9 in ex vivo Trypanosoma cruzi infection of human placental chorionic villi
Background: Chagas' disease is caused by the haemophlagelated protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi (T. cruzi). During congenital transmission the parasite breaks down the placental barrier. In the present study we analyzed the ...
Primer reporte de aislamiento de Staphylococcus schleiferi subespecie coagulans en perros con pioderma y otitis externa en Chile
Staphylococcus schleiferi subsp. coagulans was identified and described for the first time in 1990 by Igimi et al (1990) in dogs with otitis. The objective of this report was to determine the frequency of isolation of S. ...